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Genus: Overbeckia   Viehmeyer, 1916 


Current Valid Name:

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Extant: 3 valid species

Overbeckia Viehmeyer, 1916a PDF: 151. Type-species: Overbeckia subclavata, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Overbeckia in Camponotinae, Camponotini: Forel, 1917 PDF: 251.
Overbeckia in Formicinae, Camponotini: Wheeler, 1922: 700; Emery, 1925d PDF: 59; all subsequent authors.
Genus Overbeckia references
Emery, 1925d PDF: 59 (diagnosis, catalogue); Bolton, 1994: 50 (synoptic classification); Bolton, 1995b: 301 (catalogue); Bolton, 2003 PDF: 122 (synopsis); Cantone, 2017 PDF: 167 (brief male diagnosis); Ward & Boudinot, 2021 10.3897/asp.79.e66978 PDF: 50 (male identification); Klimeš et al., 2022 10.1071/IS21067 PDF: 562 (worker diagnosis), 572 (phylogeny).
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya
  Native biogeographic regions (according to species list records):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

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